BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Detectives are searching for a suspect accused of attempting to rob a business on Plank Road.

Investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department say they believe on Monday, April 18 at around 12:35 p.m., an unknown suspect walked into a Dollar General Store posing to have a weapon. The suspect allegedly demanded money from the register before employees activated an emergency button.

Authorities said there were no reported injuries stemming from the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867, use the P3 Tips app, or visit